Monthly Archive: February 2019

Facebook removes 22 more Alex Jones pages after its latest policy update 0

Facebook removes 22 more Alex Jones pages after its latest policy update

Facebook has removed 22 pages associated with Alex Jones, the journalist and founder of infowars.com, due to policy that makes it more difficult for administrators of previously banned pages to create new ones. The...

Facebook apologizes for banning evangelist Franklin Graham 0

Facebook apologizes for banning evangelist Franklin Graham

This past December Facebook banned North Carolina Evangelist Franklin Graham from its social media platform over a post that was made in 2016 regarding the state’s “bathroom bill.” Graham had stated that Facebook had...

Twitter bans, then restores, Beto O’Rourke parody account 0

Twitter bans, then restores, Beto O’Rourke parody account

Twitter banned an account that was parodying former House Representative and potential presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke. The parodist named @BetosFakeBlog took posts from O’Rourke’s original blog and made parodies of them. Each tweet took...

The Banning of Cryptocurrency Advertisements by Social Media 0

The Banning of Cryptocurrency Advertisements by Social Media

Joe McCann, a former Wall Street trader and Founder and CEO of NodeSource, told Digital Journal that the banning of cryptocurrency advertisements on social media is a more of a political decision relating to...